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Mavis L. Zimmerman

Mavis L. Zimmerman

May 11, 2016

Mavis L. Zimmerman, age 90 of Eau Claire passed away Wednesday, May 11, 2016 at Care Partners Assisted Living in Eau Claire.

Mavis was born on October 22, 1925 in the Town of Hallie to Arthur and Louise (Thoreson) Kensmoe.  She graduated as the Salutatorian from Strum High School in 1943.  She married Edwin Zimmerman on October 28, 1944. He passed away on November 1, 1981.  Mavis was a homemaker, and she was active in the Sons of Norway, St. John’s Circle and clothing bank.  She was also a 4 H Leader.

Survivors include Son Larry (Carol) of Osseo and their family Mark (Cheryl), Greg (Sharon), Jill Welke, and Scot (Jenny), Daughter Diane (Don) Brott of Eau Claire and their family Karla (Ken) Spies, Sandy Brott, Darin (Mary), Joni (Dave) Baker, Son Allen (Carolyn) of Eau Claire and their family Jason (Ann), Michael (Keri), Sara (Luke) Kjelland, and Carl (Kristina), Son Jerre (Sue) of Eau Claire and their family Michelle (Dan) Sessions, Eric, Lynette, and Amy (Nate) Symoniak, Daughter Karen (Mark) Smith of Filer, ID, Daughter-in-law Nancy (son Duane is deceased) of Fall Creek and their family Kevin (Patti), Tami (Tim) Mathews, Jodi (Eli) Sorenson, and Ryan (Kari), 20 grandchildren, 44 great-grandchildren, 3 great-great grandchildren and Sister Annette Nelson of Maple Grove, MN.  She was preceded in death by her Parents, Husband Eddie, Son Duane, Grandson Todd, Sister Elaine Dahl, and Brother Alton Kensmoe.

Memorial service will take place at 11 am on Tuesday, May 17, 2016 at St. John's Lutheran Church, 1804 Highland Avenue, Eau Claire, WI 54701 with Pastor Christine Emerson officiating.  Memorial visitation will take place at the funeral home on Monday May 16, 2016 from 4-7 pm and Tuesday morning at the church from 10 am until the time of services.  Inurnment will take place in the Oak Grove Cemetery in Eau Claire immediately following the service.

Friends and family may offer condolences online at www.fullerspeckienhulke.com.

Fuller Speckien Hulke Funeral Home, 3209 Rudolph Road, Eau Claire, WI 54701 is assisting the family with the arrangement.

Visitation

Memorial visitation will take place at the funeral home on Monday May 16, 2016 from 4-7 pm and Tuesday morning at the church from 10 am until the time of services.

Service

Memorial service will take place at 11 am on Tuesday, May 17, 2016 at St. John's Lutheran Church, 1804 Highland Avenue, Eau Claire, WI 54701 with Pastor Christine Emerson officiating.